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1. minnewit, minuit, peter minnewit, peter minuit

Dutch colonist who bought Manhattan from the Native Americans for the equivalent of $24 (1580-1638)

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Peter1580?-1638; 1st Du. director of New Netherland (1626-31)

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Dutch colonial administrator who purchased Manhattan from the Wappinger for trade goods legendarily valued at $24.

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